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Re: Backup

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: "Joseph M(dot) Day" <jday(at)gisolutions(dot)us>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Backup
Date: 2005-03-23 21:13:20
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Joseph M. Day wrote:

> I am trying to convert a MSSQL DB thats roughly 45GB, to Postgres. I 
> am trying to find  the equivalent of Full / Incremental / Differential 
> backups. It looks like pg_dump is the equivalent of a full backup, but 
> how do I keep the equivalent of a Incremental, or Differential backup.
> To keep the same functionality, I will need a full backup once a week, 
> and a differential once a day.

If you are using >8.0 You could use the PITR functionality.


Joshua D. Drake

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> Joe,
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